PCAT Prep: Two- and Four-Month Study Schedules
PCAT Prep: Before Registering
PCAT Prep: While Studying
How to Study for the PCAT
What to Expect on Your PCAT Test Date
- You will go through security entering the test center.
- Other students with earlier start times may already be taking the PCAT when you arrive.
- As you enter, you may see students with earlier start times already taking the PCAT.
- The test is computer-based.
- At the end, you will receive a preliminary score report; students receive official PCAT scores once the writing samples have been graded.
Low-Cost PCAT Prep
- Pre-health clubs, which may offer informal PCAT study groups.
- Free massive open online courses (MOOCs), such as Coursera and Khan Academy.
- YouTube tutorials.
- Libraries, which may have review books to check out.
- Upper division students and current PharmD students who have already taken the PCAT.